Fluroxypyr

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Fluroxypyr
Fluroxypyr.svg
Names
IUPAC name
[(4-Amino-3,5-dichloro-6-fluoro-2-pyridinyl)oxy]acetic acid
Identifiers
69377-81-7
81406-37-3 (1-Methylheptyl ester)
ChEBI CHEBI:82017 YesY
ChemSpider 45757
Jmol-3D images Image
PubChem 50465
Properties
C7H5Cl2FN2O3
Molar mass 255.03 g·mol−1
Appearance White solid[1]
Density 1,09 g/cm³ (20 °C)[1]
Melting point 232 °C (450 °F; 505 K)[1]
91 mg/L (20 °C)[1]
Except where noted otherwise, data is given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
Infobox references

Fluroxypyr is an herbicide in the class of synthetic auxins. It is used to control broadleaf weeds and woody brush.[2] It is formulated as the 1-methylheptyl ester (fluroxypyr-MHE).[3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Record in the GESTIS Substance Database of the IFA
  2. ^ "Fluroxypyr: Roadside Vegetation Management Herbicide Fact Sheet". Washington State Department of Transportation. February 2006. 
  3. ^ "Fluroxypyr Human Health and Ecological Risk Assessment". USDA Forest Service. June 12, 2009.